School Details

Durant Middle School

802 West Walnut Street, Durant, OK 74701
(580) 924-1321
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 472 students 14 students/teacher (OK avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

86%
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91%
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78%

Oklahoma Core Curriculum Tests (OCCT)

In 2008-2009 Oklahoma used the Oklahoma Core Curriculum Tests (OCCT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. Students in grade 5 were also tested in writing, science and social studies. Students in grade 7 were tested in geography, and students in grade 8 were tested in writing, science and U.S. history. The results for reading, math, science and social studies are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The OCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oklahoma. The goal is for all students to score at or above the satisfactory level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Durant School District average
  • Oklahoma state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

83%
83%
73%
89%
89%
84%
71%
71%
60%
77%
77%
65%

Oklahoma Core Curriculum Tests (OCCT)

In 2008-2009 Oklahoma used the Oklahoma Core Curriculum Tests (OCCT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math. Students in grade 5 were also tested in writing, science and social studies. Students in grade 7 were tested in geography, and students in grade 8 were tested in writing, science and U.S. history. The results for reading, math, science and social studies are displayed on GreatSchools profiles. The OCCT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Oklahoma. The goal is for all students to score at or above the satisfactory level on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Durant School District average
  • Oklahoma state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Durant Middle School is a public middle school in Durant. The principal of Durant Middle School is Kenny Chaffin. 472 children attend Durant Middle School and identify as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and American Indian/Alaskan Native. 66% of the 472 students here have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Durant Middle School is 14:1. Victory Life Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Drawing painting

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 7% 6%
White, non-Hispanic 58% 56%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 30% %
Black, non-Hispanic 3% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 29% 33%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 2%
Asian 2% %
Multiracial 0.6% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 66% 67%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    Durant has a low level of education. The students are not encouraged of equal way and the programs are jealously kept only for the friends and relatives. It is an exclusive and classist education

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Overall score

(based on 4 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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